Chloe Plus Olivia: An Anthology of Lesbian Literature from the Seventeenth Century to the Present
Viking, 1994 - Social Science - 812 pages
Lesbian and bisexual literature over the past four centuries, tracing the evolution of the genre from romantic friendship, through the exotic and evil, to the explicitly sexual. An example of exotic and evil is provided by Sheridan Le Fanu's 1872 vampire novella, Carmilla. By the author of Odd Girls and Twilight Lovers.
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I refused again ; but I never before had felt that my father was so hard and cruel
as I did that night . Henry said that he should certainly see me during the vacation
, and when I replied that he must not come , he was angry , and said — but such ...
Rufus ' s wife bade father good - bye , crying , while Rufus was getting their trunk
downstairs , but Rufus did not go near father nor me . He ate no breakfast ; his
very back looked ugly when he went out of the yard . That very day about seven
Father — father is murdered in his bed ! ” I said . There was a scream , and Maria
Woods ' s face disappeared from over Phoebe Dole ' s shoulder - she had fainted
. I do not know whether Phoebe looked paler - she is always very pale — but I ...
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CHLOE PLUS OLIVIA: An Anthology of Lesbian Literature from the Seventeenth Century to the PresentUser Review - Kirkus
To lead off her anthology of lesbian literature, Faderman (English and Lesbian Studies/California State Univ., Fresno; Odd Girls and Twilight Lovers, not reviewed, etc.) has chosen...Montaigne. He's ... Read full review
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Faderman's (Surpassing the Love of Men, 1981) substantial compilation of literature about love between women includes works from over 75 European and North American writers from the 17th through the ... Read full review
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